Former bookseller Julia Henshaw reflects back on the old days of the shop, when it was owned by C. C. Wells.
Bookshop on the
Historic Downtown Mall
Serving Albemarle and Central Virginia since 1924New Dominion Bookshop
New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia, located in Historic Downtown Charlottesville. Our collection includes many selections from fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature, and a unique selection of architecture and landscape gardening resources.View History
At New Dominion Bookshop you will find a pleasant, old-fashioned atmosphere and a friendly, attentive staff who are interested in literature and readers like you.
Join us for a reading with Will Boast, who will read from his debut novel, Daphne.
Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poets T. R. Hummer and Benjamin Gucciardi and journalist Lauren Markham.